9th November 1986: Salford 0 Wigan 34
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Salford 0 Wigan 34 - Sunday 9th November 1986
Venue: The Willows, Salford
Competition: Stones Bitter Championship
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Steve Hampson, 2. David Stephenson, 3. Joe Lydon, 4. Dean Bell, 5. Henderson Gill, 6. Shaun Edwards, 7. Mike Ford
WiganlForwards:l 8. Graeme West, 9. Martin Dermott, 10. Ian Roberts, 11. Shaun Wane, 12. Ian Potter, 13. Andy Goodway
WiganlSubs Used:l 14. Rob Louw (replaced Martin Dermott), 15. Ray Mordt (replaced Ian Potter)

WiganlTries:l

Henderson Gill 2, Joe Lydon, Graeme West, Mike Ford

WiganlGoals:l Henderson Gill 7

SalfordlTries:l

(None)

SalfordlGoals:l (None)
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Summary:l

Joe Lydon, Henderson Gill, Shaun Edwards, Ian Potter and Andy Goodway all backed up here just 24 hours after playing in the Second Great Britain v Australia test match at Elland Road, Leeds the previous day. Despite that, Wigan still won easily on this trip to Salford. St Helens still kept up their 100% record at the top of the table but this win took Wigan back into second place.

Half Time:l

Salford 0 Wigan 10

Attendance:l

5,391

Referee:l

John Holdsworth (Kippax)

Top of the Stones Bitter Championship - After This Match
1st Place:l St Helens - Played - 9 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 0 - Points: - 18 - -
2nd Place:l Wigan - Played - 9 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 16 - (Pts Diff: +195)
3rd Place:l Widnes - Played - 10 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 16 - (Pts Diff: +115)
4th Place:l Bradford - Played - 10 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 16 - (Pts Diff: +104)
5th Place:l Warrington - Played - 10 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 16 - (Pts Diff: +99)
6th Place:l Castleford - Played - 10 - Won - 7 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 14 - -